Understanding and Treating Acne



In this advanced course, we review the basic skin anatomy with a special focus on the hair follicle and the specific disorders that can arise from the hair follicle. You will gain a deep understanding of both the causes and trigger of Acne Vulgaris and the best treatment protocols. We will cover the 4 grades of acne, how they are treated in a skin care clinic and by a physician. You will learn about skin care products and ingredients as well as skin care modalities ie: Tesla, Blue LED and how they work in the treatment and control of acne. We will discuss how certain hormones and types of anaerobic bacteria play a great role in the creation of acne, and the medications that doctors use to treat it as well as vitamins and other supplements that can be helpful in the control of acne. Your instructor will provide you with an effective skin extraction treatment demo and access to the demo video.

Acne Rosacea will also be discussed in this class.



By attending and completing this class you will receive a certificate of completion for this course. However, in order to receive the certificate, you will need to pass the test with a 73% grade.

By attending 6 clinical esthetic classes and completing and passing the required tests you will earn your Clinical Esthetic Certification from Concepts Institute of Advanced Esthetics. A test is given to each student at the close of every class and a 73% passing grade is required in order to receive a certificate. The fee for the final exam is $35. You can see all of the classes that qualify in our Clinical Esthetics Certificate Courses Category.






Class Type: Didactics and hands-on class
Hours: 9:30am-5:00pm
Cost: Regular rate $175/$160 when registered early
Class Size: up to 8
Required Supplies: We provide PDF of power point, access to demo video

Refunds: For a full refund please call one week prior to the start of the class. Sorry, No refunds of deposit can be given for cancellation within three days and no refunds for no-shows. We reserve the right to cancel any class. In this case a full refund will be returned and the class will be rescheduled.
Repeat Class: If you have taken a class and wish to have a refresher, the fee is half the original fee of the class. Please, contact us to register.
Cost: Rates are subject to change.